The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle Certification over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle Certification
Rank 579 616 609
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -7
Contract jobs citing Oracle Certification 42 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.053% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.41% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 18
Median daily rate £450 £349 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +1.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £220 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £348 £319
% change year-on-year
+15.10% +9.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10126 11422 11701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.43% 20.72% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6435 6923 6666
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 467 552 558
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.49% +53.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

Oracle Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Oracle Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Oracle Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Oracle Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Oracle Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK.

Oracle Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 37 £450 +28.57% 3
London +23 17 £475 +5.55% 1
East of England - 5 £375 -
West Midlands -9 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 £345 -
South West - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £400 -
Croydon - 3 £488 -
City of London - 3 £375 - 1
Leicester - 3 £345 -
Swindon - 3 - -
Leicestershire - 3 £345 -
Wiltshire - 3 - -
Solihull - 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £450 -
Sheffield - 2 £450 -
Leeds - 2 £450 -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £375 -
Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 1
South East +22 1 - -
Hampshire +16 1 - -
Scotland +9 1 £575 -
South Wales +1 1 £450 +38.46%
Wales -9 1 £450 +38.46%
North East -31 1 - - 1
Tyne and Wear -38 1 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -41 1 - - 1
Manchester - 1 £350 -

Oracle Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Oracle Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Oracle Certification.

1 85 (91.40%) Oracle
2 69 (74.19%) Oracle Database
3 35 (37.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 31 (33.33%) SQL
5 28 (30.11%) ITIL
5 28 (30.11%) Linux
5 28 (30.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 28 (30.11%) OCP
5 28 (30.11%) Oracle RAC
6 26 (27.96%) SC Cleared
6 26 (27.96%) Security Cleared
7 24 (25.81%) SQL Server
8 23 (24.73%) Oracle EBS R12
9 21 (22.58%) Oracle Applications
10 19 (20.43%) Data Guard
11 18 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (19.35%) Degree
12 17 (18.28%) Oracle Database 12c
12 17 (18.28%) Clustering
12 17 (18.28%) Finance
13 16 (17.20%) PL/SQL
13 16 (17.20%) WebLogic
14 15 (16.13%) Migration
14 15 (16.13%) Oracle EBS
15 14 (15.05%) Red Hat
15 14 (15.05%) Windows
15 14 (15.05%) RDBMS
15 14 (15.05%) Relational Database
16 13 (13.98%) Jenkins
16 13 (13.98%) Oracle RMAN

Oracle Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (17.20%) WebLogic
2 10 (10.75%) nginx
3 9 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.30%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (24.73%) Oracle EBS R12
2 21 (22.58%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (16.13%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (6.45%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (1.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle FAH
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) SAN
2 2 (2.15%) DHCP
2 2 (2.15%) DNS
2 2 (2.15%) DWDM
2 2 (2.15%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.15%) SDH
2 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.15%) VLAN
2 2 (2.15%) VPN
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) HTTP
3 1 (1.08%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (74.19%) Oracle Database
2 35 (37.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 28 (30.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 24 (25.81%) SQL Server
5 17 (18.28%) Oracle Database 12c
6 14 (15.05%) RDBMS
6 14 (15.05%) Relational Database
7 11 (11.83%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (7.53%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (5.38%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (4.30%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (3.23%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.68%) JUnit
2 9 (9.68%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (6.45%) jMock
4 4 (4.30%) Toad
5 3 (3.23%) Ant
5 3 (3.23%) Artifactory
5 3 (3.23%) ClearQuest
5 3 (3.23%) JIRA
5 3 (3.23%) Maven
6 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (18.28%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Local Government
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) German Language
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (63.44%) DBA
2 55 (59.14%) Oracle DBA
3 17 (18.28%) Administrator
3 17 (18.28%) Developer
4 13 (13.98%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 13 (13.98%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (9.68%) SC Cleared DBA
5 9 (9.68%) SQL DBA
6 7 (7.53%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.45%) SQL Server DBA
8 5 (5.38%) Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Digital Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 4 (4.30%) Support Manager
10 3 (3.23%) Consultant
10 3 (3.23%) Oracle Forms Developer
11 2 (2.15%) Applications Developer
11 2 (2.15%) Oracle Applications Developer
11 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.75%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 9 (9.68%) Hibernate
2 9 (9.68%) Spring
2 9 (9.68%) Web Services
3 6 (6.45%) Java EE
4 3 (3.23%) Apache CXF
4 3 (3.23%) Struts
5 2 (2.15%) .NET
5 2 (2.15%) HTML
5 2 (2.15%) J2EE
5 2 (2.15%) JSP
5 2 (2.15%) Middleware
5 2 (2.15%) Servlets
5 2 (2.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.28%) Clustering
2 8 (8.60%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.53%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.53%) Replication
4 2 (2.15%) HACMP
5 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) CMDB
5 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.08%) Fintech
5 1 (1.08%) Statistics
5 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.11%) Linux
2 14 (15.05%) Windows
3 11 (11.83%) Unix
4 7 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (7.53%) Solaris
5 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.23%) AIX
6 3 (3.23%) HPUX
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.15%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) ITIL
2 18 (19.35%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (16.13%) Migration
4 10 (10.75%) Data Architecture
4 10 (10.75%) Database Security
4 10 (10.75%) OO
5 9 (9.68%) Data Migration
5 9 (9.68%) Quality Management
5 9 (9.68%) SOA
5 9 (9.68%) UML
6 8 (8.60%) Capacity Management
7 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.53%) E-business
7 7 (7.53%) Security Management
8 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (6.45%) OOD
8 6 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (6.45%) Scrum
8 6 (6.45%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 31 (33.33%) SQL
2 16 (17.20%) PL/SQL
3 10 (10.75%) Java
4 8 (8.60%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.38%) JCL
6 4 (4.30%) C
7 3 (3.23%) C++
7 3 (3.23%) Perl
7 3 (3.23%) VB
8 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (30.11%) OCP
2 26 (27.96%) SC Cleared
2 26 (27.96%) Security Cleared
3 18 (19.35%) Degree
4 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.53%) OCA
6 5 (5.38%) CLAS
6 5 (5.38%) IBM Certification
7 4 (4.30%) MCITP
8 3 (3.23%) OCMJD
8 3 (3.23%) OCPJP
8 3 (3.23%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (3.23%) Sun Certification
9 2 (2.15%) MCDBA
9 2 (2.15%) MCSE
10 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (30.11%) Oracle RAC
2 10 (10.75%) Corosync
2 10 (10.75%) Docker
2 10 (10.75%) Squid
3 6 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (20.43%) Data Guard
2 13 (13.98%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (11.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (10.75%) Pacemaker
4 10 (10.75%) Puppet
5 8 (8.60%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 4 (4.30%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.15%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (1.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (91.40%) Oracle
2 14 (15.05%) Red Hat
3 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.75%) IBM
5 7 (7.53%) NetApp
6 4 (4.30%) HP
6 4 (4.30%) Veritas
6 4 (4.30%) VMware
7 3 (3.23%) EMC
8 2 (2.15%) Nortel
8 2 (2.15%) Remedy
8 2 (2.15%) Sun
8 2 (2.15%) Sybase
9 1 (1.08%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.08%) SAP
9 1 (1.08%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.08%) WorldPay